TheGoodBlokes (98.6% positive feedback from 107,000+) via eBay Daily Deals offers the Apple’s 12-inch MacBook with Retina display (MK4N2LL/A) 1.2GHz/8GB/512GB in Gold for $1,275 shipped. Today’s deal is a $324 discount off the regular going rate, $25 less than our previous mention and the best straight discount available.
If you have access to a .edu email address, you can currently grab this same model from Best Buy for $1,249.99 after the $50 student discount is applied. The smaller 256GB model is also on sale, marked down to $999.99 (Reg. $1,299).
Features include a 1.2GHz dual-core Intel M processor w/ Turbo Boost up to 2.6GHz, 8GB of RAM, 512GB of PCIe-based onboard flash storage and a USB-C port plus a Force Touch trackpad.
With the new MacBook, we set out to do the impossible: engineer a full-size experience into the lightest and most compact Mac notebook ever. That meant reimagining every element to make it not only lighter and thinner but also better. The result is more than just a new notebook. It’s the future of the notebook. The moment you open the new MacBook, its gorgeous 12‑inch Retina display with edge-to-edge glass brings everything into focus. Every photo leaps off the screen in rich, vibrant detail.
With your savings, grab a discounted AppleCare for your new device from Amazon for $215.25 (Reg. $249).
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